Nick Collins, Chief Executive, Loungers plc Nick joined Loungers in January 2012 as Finance Director, becoming Chief Operating Officer in January 2014 and Chief Executive Officer in January 2015. He has overseen the expansion of the Group from 56 sites as at January 2015 to 168 sites today and led the IPO process in April 2019.
Prior to joining the Loungers, Nick spent three years as Finance Director at AIM quoted Capital Pub Company plc, leaving when that company was sold to Greene King plc in 2011. Prior to that Nick founded Fuzzy’s Grub, a sandwich business in London, which he grew to eight outlets and a central production facility over five years. Nick also spent five years in corporate finance at Arthur Andersen where he qualified as a chartered accountant in 2001.